The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 72 97 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -33
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 33 15 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.83% 1.03% 3.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.42% 5.34% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 58
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Visual Studio
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
214 281 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.32% 19.34% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 174 218 289
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,569 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridge region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 48 (62.34%) XML
2 44 (57.14%) C#
3 42 (54.55%) Degree
4 40 (51.95%) SQL
5 39 (50.65%) HTML
6 36 (46.75%) C++
7 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 32 (41.56%) Mathematics
9 31 (40.26%) Software Engineering
9 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
10 30 (38.96%) .NET
10 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
12 27 (35.06%) Algorithms
13 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
14 24 (31.17%) SDLC
15 23 (29.87%) jQuery
16 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET
16 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (27.27%) C
17 21 (27.27%) MVC
18 19 (24.68%) Unit Testing
19 18 (23.38%) MFC
19 18 (23.38%) T-SQL
20 17 (22.08%) Perl
20 17 (22.08%) Java
20 17 (22.08%) HTML5
21 16 (20.78%) Oracle
21 16 (20.78%) JSON
22 15 (19.48%) Web Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.88%) IIS
2 12 (15.58%) CMS
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.58%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) DNS
1 13 (16.88%) HTTP
1 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.49%) MySQL
5 4 (5.19%) DB2
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 12 (15.58%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (15.58%) TeamCity
3 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.19%) AQtime
4 4 (5.19%) dotTrace
5 3 (3.90%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) NUnit
6 1 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (3.90%) Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Advertising
2 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.30%) Automotive
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Developer
2 15 (19.48%) Web Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Computer Scientist
4 13 (16.88%) Software Engineer
5 12 (15.58%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Senior Developer
6 11 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
7 10 (12.99%) C# Developer
8 9 (11.69%) Analyst
8 9 (11.69%) Graduate
8 9 (11.69%) Operations Analyst
8 9 (11.69%) Web Analyst
8 9 (11.69%) WebOps Analyst
9 8 (10.39%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (10.39%) Senior Operations Analyst
9 8 (10.39%) Senior Web Analyst
10 7 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (7.79%) C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (7.79%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (7.79%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (62.34%) XML
2 39 (50.65%) HTML
3 30 (38.96%) .NET
4 23 (29.87%) jQuery
5 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 18 (23.38%) MFC
7 17 (22.08%) HTML5
8 16 (20.78%) JSON
9 14 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 14 (18.18%) JDBC
9 14 (18.18%) JSP
9 14 (18.18%) OpenGL
9 14 (18.18%) SOAP
9 14 (18.18%) STL
9 14 (18.18%) Web Services
10 13 (16.88%) CSS
10 13 (16.88%) Entity Framework
11 12 (15.58%) NHibernate
11 12 (15.58%) XML Schema
11 12 (15.58%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.56%) Mathematics
2 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 27 (35.06%) Algorithms
4 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (18.18%) Physics
6 13 (16.88%) Client/Server
7 6 (7.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.60%) Statistics
9 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) Software Engineering
2 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.17%) SDLC
4 21 (27.27%) MVC
5 19 (24.68%) Unit Testing
6 15 (19.48%) Web Development
7 13 (16.88%) ITIL
7 13 (16.88%) Open Source
7 13 (16.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 13 (16.88%) Web Operations
8 12 (15.58%) Content Management
9 10 (12.99%) DevOps
9 10 (12.99%) Security Testing
10 7 (9.09%) Scrum
10 7 (9.09%) Software Architecture
10 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.79%) API Design
11 6 (7.79%) Memory Management
11 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
11 6 (7.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) C#
2 40 (51.95%) SQL
3 36 (46.75%) C++
4 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
5 21 (27.27%) C
6 18 (23.38%) T-SQL
7 17 (22.08%) Java
7 17 (22.08%) Perl
8 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
9 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (54.55%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.78%) Oracle
3 13 (16.88%) Riverbed
4 3 (3.90%) F5
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